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761, ATHENIAN, Cleveland (OH), Museum of Art, Cleveland (OH), Museum of Art, 1927.145

  • Vase Number: 761
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: LOUTROPHOROS
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Decoration: A,B: FUNERARY, PROTHESIS
  • Last Recorded Collection: Cleveland (OH), Museum of Art: 27.145
  • Previous Collections:
    • Cleveland (OH), Museum of Art: 1927.145
  • Publication Record: Bulletin of the Cleveland Museum of Art: 14 (1927), 98 (A)
    Bulletin of the Cleveland Museum of Art: 15 (1928), 46 (A)
    Bulletin of the Cleveland Museum of Art: 60 (1973), 37-60, FIGS.5-8 (A,B,PARTS)
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: CLEVELAND, MUSEUM OF ART 1, 11, PLS.(695-696) 15.1-2, 16.1-2 View Whole CVA Plates
    Delavaud-Roux, M-H., Les danses pacifiques en Grece antique (Aix-en-Provence, 1994): 126, NO.55 (DRAWINGS OF A AND B)
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  • AVI Record Number: 3201
  • CAVI Collection: Cleveland 27.145.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF loutrophoros. Unattributed. Ca. 500 (Boulter).
  • CAVI Subject: Neck: A, B, each: two women mourning. Body: A: a dead woman on the bier, with six women mourners. B: three male mourners.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Body: nonsense (mock inscriptions): to right of the third mourner's face: οιυλτ{1}. To right of of the fourth mourner's head (although she faces left): ουτοσοσο. Above the head of the dead: ου{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} this could be two inscriptions, for two mourners: οιυ and λτ. {2} lambda's and upsilon's are indistinguishable in these inscriptions. - Mommsen wrongly says in n. 189 that there are dots instead of letters on this vase.
  • CAVI Comments: The words faintly recall οιμοι.
  • CAVI Number: 3201
  • AVI Bibliography: Howard (1927), 101, ill. po. 98; — Whiting (1928), 46. — Zschietzschmann (1928), no. 61. — C.G. Boulter, CVA Cleveland 1, USA 15 (1971), pls. 15-16; p. 12, fig. 3 (facs.). — H. Mommsen (1997a), 23 n. 189, 70/51.
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
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